Tuesday, November 4, 2008

November Blessings

November things that make me smile:

1. Flannel PJ's

2. Golden brown baked turkeys

3. Hot Chocolate w/whipped cream on top

4. My electric blanket

5. Fresh cut firewood

6. Frosty evergreens

7. The first gentle snowfall

8. Homemade vegetable soup

9. Bacon frying in a cast iron skillet

10. Spicy pumpkin bread

11. Long lazy winter weekends

12. Toasting marshmallows over glowing coals in the fireplace

***What would you add to the list?

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Donna M. Kohlstrom said...

Cuddling under the quilt with my husband.

Reading a good book while in bed drinking tea and with my two purring cats in my lap.

Joanne said...

Thanksgiving Day.
Shorter days.
November skies.

Terri Tiffany said...

Craft fairs at in the quaint downtowns

Small Footprints said...

Hot spiced cider.
Crisp, fresh air.

Love your lists!

Small Footprints

KKJD1 said...

A house full of family.
Hot apple cider and shopping for just the right gift!

Janna Qualman said...

I'd add cool, crisp weather, so good for wearing sweaters with scarves and sleeping, and birthday season for our family; myself, husband, and sister are all November. :)

Great list, Barbara!

Barbara said...

Donna- Purrrfect!!

Barbara said...

Joanne- Thanksgiving Day...I can hardly wait!!

Barbara said...

Terri- Craft fairs are sooo much fun!!

Barbara said...

Footprints- Hot spiced cider is one of our favorite drinks.

Barbara said...

KKDJ1- The family gathering is what I'm looking forward to, also. Some of my best memories are of my family around the Thanksgiving table.

Barbara said...

Janna- Happy birthday to you and your family members!!

Lea and her Mustangs said...

Some of you added just what I would add - a cup of hot apple cider and cuddling under a quilt with a good book. Always good.

Barbara said...

Lea- Warm quilt and good book sounds wonderful!!